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  1. Jmukhalian

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    Ouch indeed. I love his expression at the end.
     
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    That sucks, as a kid I watched my dad completely rupture one of his bicep tendons while lifting a roll up door. You could see the muscle all contracted up at the top of his arm, I was real young but it was one of those traumatic things I will never forget.
     
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    Dang he hit so hard it knocked his shoe off lol
     
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    Can't believe he was thinkin about his shoe.
     
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    lol
     
  8. J Turner

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    I love his dedication to the lift.

    I could see the pain etched on his face though, major ouch. He wouldnt be deadlifting for a while after that!

    ... Or actually doing much else upper body related. :icon_twis
     
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    Ouch!! now thats why i pull hook grip!
     
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    What's the cause of this injury? Bent elbows?
     
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    Just shows you what can happen in the sport of weightlifting, this is also why I now prefer double overhand grip in my dead lift, it feels more comfortable to me. Thanks for the video.
     
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    very scary
     
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    From the video description:
    "I needed a token deadlift to win the Oxford-Cambridge powerlifting varsity. Instead I ruptured my distal biceps tendon on the opener. (Then I took a second attempt and locked it out for the win, torn biceps and all.)"

    If true that's pretty hardcore... He doesn't have a video of the second lift up though.
     
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    So, best ways to prevent this?
     
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    Use a hook grip.
     

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